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WHESC News

Welland Hydro-Electric System Corp. is committed to keep its customers informed about our current programs and services, any changes in our services that may affect them, and about our work in the community.

 

You will find our recent announcements and media releases listed below If you have any questions, please contact us.

 

Recent News

Welland Hydro's 2018 IRM Application

Monday, November 13, 2017

To view a copy of Welland Hydro's 2018 IRM application before the Ontario Energy Board (OEB), please click here.

 

For OEB correspondence regarding Welland Hydro's 2018 IRM Application (EB-2017-0081), click here.

OEB Releases Winter 2017 TOU Rates

Friday, October 27, 2017

The Ontario Energy Board has released the winter TOU rates which will come into effect on November 1, 2017. Click here for details.

New City of Welland Video

Friday, October 6, 2017

Check out the City of Welland's new Youtube video at:
 

OEB Releases Welland Hydro's 2016 Scorecard Results

Monday, October 2, 2017

On December 17, 2010, the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) initiated a consultative process to address how the Board might create conditions which will foster the cost-effective and efficient implementation of Board-approved network investment plans by transmitters and distributors through the establishment of appropriate standards for performance and efficiency, the provision of appropriate incentives, and the review of utility performance. 

 

This initiative is part of a coordinated consultative process to develop a renewed regulatory framework for electricity.

 

To view Welland Hydro's 2016 scorecard results, please click here.

 

To view Welland Hydro's 2015 scorecard results, please click here.

 

To view Welland Hydro's 2014 scorecard results, please click here.

 

To view Welland Hydro's 2013 scorecard results, please click here.

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2016 Supply Mix

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The OEB has posted updated supply mix data with information from 2016. As per Ontario Regulation 416/99 made under the OEB Act, and the Board’s Directive, this information is required to be disclosed to Ontario consumers.

 

Please click here for details.

Customer Alert - Unsolicited Calls Requesting Home Inspection

Friday, July 21, 2017

Welland Hydro-Electric System Corp. has received information from several customers about calls being received asking for information about the Fair Hydro Plan bill insert from their July invoice and then requesting a scheduled home inspection to assess the efficiency of your furnace and/or central air conditioner.

 

The caller will claim to be from the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) and/or be affiliated with Welland Hydro. Pressure tactics will be used to have you schedule a home inspection quickly. Do not let these people into your home as this is a scam.

Welland Hydro on Social Media

Monday, June 26, 2017

Thirteen years after it started, we have finally made it to Facebook! Like us at Welland Hydro-Electric System Corp.

 

Also, did you know Welland Hydro has been on Twitter since 2013?

 

Click here to view our Twitter page and sign up to follow us.

Electricity Prices Dropping July 1, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Ontario's electricity prices are dropping again on July 1, 2017. Please click here for details.

Welland Hydro Rate Application - Approved

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

The Ontario Energy Board has approved Welland Hydro-Electric System Corp.'s 2017 rate application. The new rates will become effective on May 1, 2017. To review the approved rates, please click here.

OESP Changes

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Support for lower-income electricity consumers will increase by 50 per cent and more consumers will be eligible for assistance under changes to the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP), which take effect May 1, 2017.

 

Click here for more details.